Dzorwulu
x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Think, Create and Innovate

This event occurred on
December 10, 2011
9:00am - 5:00pm GMT
(UTC +0hrs)
Accra, Greater Accra
Ghana

TEDxDzorwulu brings the spirit of the TED Talks, Ideas Sharing and Networking to Accra, Ghana - hosting some of the Ghana's young and most fascinating thinkers, doers and teachers to inspire attendees to create greater impact with their ideas. And true to the format of the TED conference, TEDxDzorwulu presenters will give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes or less.

Think of TEDxDzorwulu as a retreat with 100 of your smartest and most curious young innovators/entrepreneurs, CEO's, Managers and Idealist. This is a time to explore new ideas, get inspired by visionary thinkers, and gain exposure to concepts you may not have ever seen before.
TEDxDzorwulu is also a time to check-out from the day-to-day routine, and enter an afternoon of intellectual adventure. The speaker line-up and TED Talks will inspire attendees with captivating talks and also a offer a avenue for great dialogue surrounding ideas.

TEDxDzorwulu will focus on innovation that has taken us beyond traditional thinking and is producing budding Entrepreneurs from across Ghana whose inventions and ideas are becoming income generating ventures and also providing solutions for today's modern societal problems.

The event hopes to bring together innovators, explorers, bloggers, technologists, academics and entrepreneurs who embraces and encourages collaboration, conversation and interaction. Our aim is also to create a network of doers & achievers who are ready to break through their own borders that have limited them from been able to Think, Create and Innovate.

OBJECTIVES OF TEDxDzorwulu
•To inspire a new generation of young people engaging responsibly in African ideas and technology.
•To bring together people that have found or are seeking innovative approaches & solutions to connect and network with thought-leaders.
•To foster an active environment for embracing passion and commitment for African initiatives.

African Regent Hotel
10 North Airport Road, Accra Metropolis
Dzorwulu, Accra
Accra, Greater Accra, 00233
Ghana
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Organizing team

Mac-Jordan
Degadjor

Edmonton, AB, Canada
Organizer

Kathleen
Bomani

Philadelphia, PA, United States
Co-organizer
  • Pearlyn Adwoa Budu
    Event Venue & Logistics
  • Yawa Hansen-QuaO
    Speaker Coach
  • Josiah Kwesi Eyison
    Sponsorship Lead
  • Crystal Svanikier
    Media & Public Relations
  • Nehemiah Attigah (TT)
    Sponsorships & Logistics
  • Edward Amartey-Tagoe
    Sponsorship & Logistics
  • Fred Frimpong
    Media & Public Relations
  • Fiifi Baidoo
    Digital & Technical Organizer
  • Ebenezer Gwumah
    Creative & Design Lead